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Healthy Home: What You Need To Know About The Health Hazards Of Living Near Power Lines

December 9th, 2019 | Healthy Home

Welcome to the latest installment in our Healthy Home series, where I explore how where we live can impact our emotional, mental, and physical health. I’ve covered a wide variety of topics in the past for this series, including the impact of light pollution, the dangers of buried oil tanks,… Read Full Entry

Toronto Home Sales Up, New Listings Down In November 2019

December 4th, 2019 |

Price growth in the Toronto real estate market is being accelerated by buyer competition. The rate of price growth will continue to increase if we see no relief on the listings supply front; this month new listings were down 17.2 per cent compared to November 2018. Here's the Toronto Real… Read Full Entry

Our Recent Press On Co-Ownership In Real Estate Magazine Online

December 2nd, 2019 |

Urbaneer has been talking about co-ownership in housing for years now! In 2016, we laid out the major pros and cons of condominiums versus co-ownership buildings (What’s The Difference Between Condominiums Versus Co-Ownership?) and earlier this year Steve responded to a client inquiry with some great advice; a landlord was… Read Full Entry

Urbaneer’s November 2019 E-Promo

November 30th, 2019 |

*Did you know we publish a monthly newsletter that you can subscribe to for FREE? Just click the link at the bottom of this post!* Amidst all the frantic preparations and celebrations in the coming weeks, be assured that we'll still monitor and report on everything Toronto real esate, while continuing… Read Full Entry

November 2019 - Home Of The Month - A Redevelopment Site In Harbord Village

November 27th, 2019 | Buy Of The MonthAnnex / South Annex / Seaton Village

Welcome to Urbaneer.com's November 2019 Home of the Month! This feature typically provides a snapshot of the journey that one of our  Urbaneer Buyers has recently taken to rent, or buy, a property purchase in the City of Toronto for imminent occupancy. However, this month I'm sharing the tale of an architect couple who want to… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: What Should I Know About Buying Canadian Real Estate As A Non-Resident?

November 21st, 2019 | Real Estate

Welcome to this month’s installment of Dear Urbaneer where we explore the real estate questions we receive from prospective and existing clients. This time around, I’m helping a client who has been living abroad for some years, who intends on returning home to Canada. She and her partner have plans… Read Full Entry

Walk Score: The Measure Of A Pedestrian-Friendly City

November 12th, 2019 | City LivingReal EstateJunction/High Park/Bloor West/SwanseaSwansea / High Park / Bloor West VillageCorso Italia / DavenportWychwood / Humewood - CedarvaleHigh Park North / The Junction MidtownYorkville / Summerhill / RosedaleDufferin Grove / Bloorcourt VillageKing West / Niagara / Liberty VillageThe DanforthLeslieville/RiversideRiverdale / Playter EstatesCabbagetown / CorktownSt. Lawrence MarketAnnex / South Annex / Seaton VillageCollege Street/Little ItalyLittle PortugalQueen WestWallace/Emerson & Brockton VillageRoncesvalles Village

We all know that life is grand when you can embrace the benefits of a pedestrian lifestyle in an urban locale. You’ve likely heard of a Walk Score, Bike Score or Transit Score, but do you really know what is being measured? Do you know how this data is collected… Read Full Entry

How To Prep Your Property For The Winter Season

November 8th, 2019 |

Canadians pride themselves on being able to withstand - and even flourish - during long months of weather that would make most Americans quiver. However, we don't let our pride get in the way of preparedness. So, like in years past, make it a point to be ready for the… Read Full Entry

How Toronto Real Estate Is Shifting From ‘Fixer-Upper’ Flips To ‘Tear Down’ New Construction

November 7th, 2019 | Tales From The Real Estate TrenchesHigh Park North / The Junction College Street/Little Italy

Welcome to my blog on housing, culture and design, where I explore the many facets of housing and home in Toronto. In this post, I'm exploring the rise of a new standard and price point for luxury executive residences homes located in former ethnic neighbourhoods. The speed with which Buyers are snapping them up signals a… Read Full Entry

Toronto Home Sales Increase & Listings Decrease In October 2019

November 5th, 2019 |

Toronto is feeling the squeeze, with more sales (and more active buyers vying for property) but far fewer listings!! There were 15,375 active listings across the GTA in October, marking an 18.8% decline compared to a year earlier, according to data released by the TREB this morning. Here's the Toronto… Read Full Entry